AFRIQUE DU SUD | SOUTH AFRICA

30-Jan-2019 to 06:16

Over 700,000 new voters register for S/Africa’s May poll

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has registered 700,000 new voters to be added to the national voters’ roll ahead of this year’s national and provincial elections, the country’s Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has said.

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30-Jan-2019 to 06:09

S/Africa: Zuma rubbishes Ramaphosa’s 'nine wasted years' jibe

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Former South African president Jacob Zuma has responded to his successor President Cyril Ramaphosa’s attacks that suggested that Zuma’s term in office was "nine wasted years", saying this was not true.

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29-Jan-2019 to 12:14

S/Africa, Lesotho ministers inspect border operations

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Home Affairs Minister Siyabonga Cwele and his Lesotho counterpart, Tsukutlane Au, have visited the Maseru Bridge port of entry which divides the two countries.

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29-Jan-2019 to 07:09

'The Zimbabwe crisis is dire', says S/African opposition

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The leader of South Africa’s main opposition Democratic Alliance party, Mmusi Maimane, has urged United Nations, the International Criminal Court (ICC) and the South African government to intervene in the Zimbabwe crisis.

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29-Jan-2019 to 07:01

S/Africa: ‘If you are serious about life, vote for the ANC’, says Zuma

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma has warned ruling African National Congress (ANC) supporters that the party may not perform well in the upcoming elections if they continued to be complacent.

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28-Jan-2019 to 06:18

Ramaphosa urges Indians to invest in S/Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has ended his first state visit to India on a good note, celebrating and inviting "real, ethically driven" Indian businesses to invest more in his country which has a huge population of people of Indian origin.

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28-Jan-2019 to 05:58

S/Africa: India lifts S/African arms maker’s 13-year ban

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African arms manufacturer and contractor Denel has been handed a lifeline following India’s ending of 13-year ban of the state-owned firm, APA has learnt.

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